|Rustbelt Radio for July 24, 2006 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show * Ali Abunimah and Dahr Jamail comment on the Israeli bombardment of Lebanon * A Peace Vigil for Palestine and Lebanon takes place in Pittsburgh * We speak to Earth First activists who targeted a coal plant in Virginia * Fred Hampton Jr is arrested in Chicago * plus our local and global headlines
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Israel; Lebanon; Dahr Jamail; Palestine; Peace Vigil; Pittsburgh; coal; Earth First; Fred Hampton Jr; Chicago; Mon-Fayette Expressway
|Rustbelt Radio for December 11, 2006 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * we'll hear from Mumia Abu-Jamal, who marked his 25th year of imprisonment in Pennsylvania over the weekend * a new film on Cuba's public health system premiered at the University of Pittsburgh, and we spoke to its producer, as well as other members of the panel discussion that followed * the New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has refused the right of transgender people to designate their own genders on birth certificates...
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Mumia Abu-Jamal; Cuba; health care; New York; transgender; casinos; Hill Distrct; Mon-Fayette Expressway; Colin Powell; Palestine
|The Best of Rustbelt for Summer 2006 - September 4, 2006 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
This week we will be presenting highlights of Rustbelt Radio stories from the last few months, including: * janitors spin the Wheel of Misfortune at the SouthSide Works * in Homewood and Garfield, the Pittsburgh police are criticized for car chases that result in multiple deaths and injuries * a local nonprofit sends help to the Caribbean * as the national spotlight was on Pittsburgh for this year's All Star Game, locals put the spotlight on the city's treatment of homeless, as well as the sweat...
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Janitors; Pittsburgh; Caribbean; Global Links; All Star Game; baseball; homeless; sweatshops; lebanon; South Central farmers; immigration; Mon-Fayette expressway; Atenco; Oaxaca